• Children's Books

    Sneak Preview – Isla Tigre

    Synopsis: A creative and adventurous story, of 2 young brothers, who live on remote, tropical island, in the rain forest. The boys are visited by monkeys, dolphins, sea turtles and exotic birds.  They even save a small sloth and return him to his grateful mother.  During the rescue, the boys face a hidden danger. This beautifully written, colorfully illustrated book will engage and captivate children and their imaginations. www.picturebookisland.com Meet The Author Sheryl Bearman View My Portfolio I am an adventurous artist and author who lives off the grid, on a Caribbean island, in the rain forest. Living in this remote location, only accessible by boat, offers me a unique…

  • Children's Books

    Working with a Story Board

    Sneak Preview from the book. The Boys On The Water, is a 32 page Children's Picture Book featuring 2 indigenous brothers on a small coast island in Panama. What is it like on a typical day in the rain forest? Roni and Cito live on a waterway that is a vital link for travel and fishing. They don't have cellphones or computers. They live very closely with nature, enjoying the simple pleasures, like dolphin watching and following leaf cutter ants. Meet The Author Sheryl Bearman, is an author & Illustrator who lives of the coast of Panama, in the rain forest. Sheryl has written 2 additional children's books. Visit her…

  • Children's Books

    Holly The Hummingbird

    Just released! Available on Amazon 32 Page Children’s Book eBook FREE with Kindle Unlimited Holly the Hummingbird is a cute as can be, but she needs watch out for the honey bees in that tree! Learn More About the Author & Illustrator I am an adventurous artist and author who lives off the grid, on a Caribbean island, in the rain forest. Living in this remote location, only accessible by boat, offers me a unique perspective and provides an abundance of inspiration.  I have an incredible opportunity to discover new and diverse people, customs and traditions,  as well as, intriguing local indigenous communities, and spectacular island and mountain vistas.  This…

  • Children's Books

    How Cool Is That!

    So Cute About The Author & Illustrator Sheryl Bearman is an artist and author who lives off the grid, on an island, in the rain forest.  Through her art, writing and illustrations, she shares the natural beauty, complexity, and activity on her remote island in the Caribbean. Sheryl has been married for 35 years to her husband Gary.  Together they enjoy, swimming, snorkeling, diving, kayaking with their 2 dogs, Lili & Margarita, and visiting the many natural local islands. In addition to her new children’s picture books, “Agador and Mila’s Jungle Adventure” and “Holly The Hummingbird“, she also creates tropical watercolor and driftwood paintings, as well as fine art photography. …

  • Art Projects & Community Outreach

    2019 Christmas Party & Art Project

    My friend Cynthia and I, joined the local children and their families at the Christmas celebration at Sin Nombre restaurante. The party was held on one of the remote islands in the province of Bocas del Toro, Panama. It was an amazing day and beautiful trip. The island is about 20-25 minutes from where we live and we took my boat as the location was only accessible by water. All in all we helped nearly 80 children and after the art project was finished we all enjoyed a meal, played a few games and then thanks to many donations each child was given a wrapped Christmas gift. A special shout…